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Tuesday’s primaries brought some good news for Colorado progressives. Just not as much as they wanted.

As of Wednesday morning, for the first time in her adult life, Vanessa Quintana is no longer a Democrat. The 27-year-old Denver activist registered as […]...

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June 29, 2018 Just In, Politics

U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette faces primary challenger Saira Rao who wants to shape the future of the Democratic Party

Ahead of what is expected to be a pivotal midterm election, U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette, the longest-serving and only female member of Colorado’s congressional delegation, […]...

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May 24, 2018 Just In, Politics, The Mix

Littwin: Is it bigger news that Kennedy won the Dem caucus poll or that Polis lost?

The preference poll from the Democratic caucuses is in, and the takeaways are pretty obvious. It was a great night for Cary Kennedy, a disappointing […]...

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March 8, 2018 2018 Governor Race, Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

Wiretap: Chuck and Nancy go back to the White House and come out smiling again

Chuck and Nancy say they have made a deal with Donald Trump that would protect the Dreamers from deportation and do so without including the […]...

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September 14, 2017 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Littwin: What are the chances a pro-business moderate can win a Dem gov primary in 2018?

I just read Corey Hutchins’ sit-down with Lt. Gov. Donna Lynne on her decision to run for the Democratic nomination for governor. And I’m confused […]...

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September 12, 2017 2018 Governor Race, Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Wiretap: The story we’re being told about immigration in America is, uh, fake history

The story we’re being told about the history of immigration in America by Trump’s apologists — that we’re experiencing a historic flow of unskilled immigrants […]...

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August 7, 2017 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Littwin: Dems wonder when Trump Effect kicks in and they stop getting kicked in the teeth

Don’t fall for the spin. Karen Handel’s five-point win in the Georgia special House election was a crushing defeat for Democrats, who learned, once again, […]...

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June 21, 2017 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

Littwin: Have we reached a breaking point or just agreed to call a brief truce?

In the aftermath of the horror that played out on a Virginia baseball field, we can — and should — step back for a day, […]...

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June 14, 2017 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Wiretap: This time Britain must recover from eight minutes of terror at London Bridge

The London attacks were “utter horror,” reports The New York Times. But after eight minutes of terror at London Bridge, life will go on in Britain, just […]...

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June 5, 2017 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Wiretap: Trump guarantees pre-existing conditions will be covered, but he can’t say how

In an appearance on Face the Nation, Donald Trump says he guarantees that pre-existing conditions will be covered in any version of an Obamacare replacement […]...

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May 1, 2017 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

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7/20 Women-only dance party!

Attention womenfolk: Come let off some steam and dance with The Colorado Independent! Wear red and join us for a night of drinks, music, dancing and […]

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A $1.6 billion tax increase for Colorado education just got a lot closer to the ballot

Supporters of more funding for Colorado schools turned in more than 170,000 signatures Wednesday to place a $1.6 billion tax measure on the November ballot. […]

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